Job opportunities

The Department of Physics of National Taiwan University seeks to fill two endowed chair professor positions in theoretical physics. The Kenda Chair will be awarded to an outstanding scientist working in theoretical condensed matter physics or related areas, and the Chin-Yu Chair will be awarded to an outstanding scientist working in particle physics and fields.

Candidates should be leading figures in his or her research areas with proven records of academic excellence. Applications should be submitted through Academic jobs online and should include a CV, a list of publications, a statement of research interests, and a list of references.

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Application review will be conducted continuously till the positions are filled.


Applications are invited for all levels of research fellow positions in the area of novel instrumentation development. Experience in developing mass spectrometry; chromatography; optical analytical instruments; analytical biomedical instruments and biomedical imaging and therapy instruments are favored. Industrial working experience is preferred. Inventor-ship of patents will also be considered in addition to paper publications. 

For consideration, please email the following materials to Director SC Hung :

1.     A curriculum vitae, including detailed education and working experience, major research achievement, a list of publications and patents and 3 references.

2.     3 recommendation letters.

3.     A cover letter describing your area of interest.

4.     A technology development plan is also required. A vision statement on next generation analytical instruments in your field is also preferred.


Director Shang-Cheng Hung

Genomics Research Center, Academia Sinica
128 Academia Road, Section 2
Nankang Dist., Taipei 115, Taiwan
Tel: +886-2-2789-1200

Email: schung@gate.sinica.edutw

Faculty Positions 

Department of Physics and Institute of Astronomy 

National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 

The department invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant 
professor level, starting in the 2018 academic year. Ranks at associate professor or 
above will also be considered for candidates with exceptional record of research 
excellence and academic leadership. We seek a colleague with specialty in condensed 
matter physics, high energy physics, or AMO (atomic, molecular and optical) physics. 
Outstanding individuals in the fields, biophysics, plasma physics, and astronomy and 
astrophysics will also be considered. Successful candidates are expected to teach at 
both undergraduate and graduate levels. He or she should be able to develop 
competitive research programs and has the potential to become a top scholar 
internationally. Research and teaching experiences beyond Ph.D. are preferred. Under 
normal circumstances, proficiency in Chinese language is required. Applicants should 
submit a resume, a list of publications, up to five representative works, a description 
of research and teaching plans. The candidate should also arrange at least three 
reference letters to be sent to the Personnel Committee, Department of Physics, 
National Tsing Hua University, No. 101, Sec. 2, Kuang Fu Road, Hsinchu 30013, 
Taiwan, via postal mail or e-mail to All application 
material must be received by October 31, 2017. Further information about the 
department can be found on the web: